Krage Name Meaning

from Middle High German krage ‘neck’, ‘collar’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of collars or someone who wore a distinctive collar. nickname from krage ‘simpleton’, ‘fool’. in the Rhineland, a variant of Krähe (see Kray).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Krag, Krager, Kage, Krahe, Krane, Krape, Krabbe, Waage, Trager, Wrage

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Krage Family Origin

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Krage Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Guardian Pub. Schools

    10%
  • Plumber

    10%

In 1880, the most common Krage occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Krage's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Krage family was Plumber. Farmer, Laborer and Guardian Pub. Schools were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Krage.

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Krage Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Krage life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Krage in 1945 was 41, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Krage

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